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City revisits trash incineration

...engineering experts revisit Juneau's incineration and plasma gasification options through...million and $17 million. Meanwhile, incineration of Juneau's trash ended in 2004 because...which direction to go. Traditional incineration of garbage is handled differently than...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/031009/loc_407480352.shtml
Juneau's trash builds as disposal solutions stall

...wastewater treatment plants into one mass incineration, landfill burial or an alternative...operations. Small airborne particles from incineration must also be well regulated according...dried out with a heat dryer before incineration. This makes disposal of biolsolid...

http://juneauempire.com/local/2014-11-05/juneaus-trash-builds-disposal-solutions
Local
City abandons attempts to get waste permit

...waste stream has changed and is now focused on recycling and incineration. The city tried to either buy Arrow Refuse's certificate...size of the landfill. Previously, Waste Management used incineration to reduce the size. However, due to increasing restrictions...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/112310/loc_740466508.shtml
News
Man's compost pile turns into heap of trouble

...asked the city to consider incinerating its sewage sludge instead of composting it. According to the city's estimates, incineration will cost sewer-users six times as much as composting.The city and borough are scheduled to discuss composting at a Sept...

http://juneauempire.com/state/2013-09-08/mans-compost-pile-turns-heap-trouble
State
Impact of Galena flooding seen all over town

...plenty of ruined furniture he recognizes, including a set of desks from the health clinic that were in the pile waiting for incineration."I'm having my crew get rid of all the metal because that's the biggest problem with this thing," he said. "It...

http://juneauempire.com/state/2013-07-01/impact-galena-flooding-seen-all-over-to
State
State investigates waste incinerator

...Department of Environmental Conservation this spring cited Entech Incineration for not having and not applying for an air-quality permit...Entech in February. Entech's main competitor, Safety Waste Incineration of Knik, is convinced the South Anchorage facility is poisoning...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/060501/Loc_Waste.html
Local
Juneau Empire Story Archive

...Department of Environmental Conservation this spring cited Entech Incineration for not having and not applying for an air-quality permit...Entech in February. Entech's main competitor, Safety Waste Incineration of Knik, is convinced the South Anchorage facility is poisoning...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/060501/Loc_Waste.shtml
Partnership takes on cleanup of old mine's oil tanks

...includes on-site bioremediation of contaminated soil and incineration of sludge. It could cost $1 million to $5 million, a...residents live on the hillside above the tanks. Due to the incineration that could start up as early as next week, "We expect there...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/100405/loc_20051004012.shtml
News
Juneau needs to take responsibility for trash

...at The consultants' draft recommendations brushed aside incineration as technically feasible, but "unlikely" to be economically...trash. If the community felt it important enough to fund incineration, even at a higher cost, that method should be left on the...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/091107/let_20070911009.shtml
Opinion
Wasilla waste handler ordered to halt business

...permanent injunction issued Thursday by U.S. District Court Judge John Sedwick goes into effect July 1 unless Safety Waste Incineration demonstrates compliance with the federal Clean Air Act. The order stems from a civil complaint brought by the Department...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/062909/reg_456001712.shtml

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